Live Auction, 18 November 2019

Sold for

R 8 442
Lot 93
An Anglo-Indian ivory, horn, sandalwood and tortoiseshell miniature chess table, Vizagapatam, 19th century
  • An Anglo-Indian ivory, horn, sandalwood and tortoiseshell miniature chess table, Vizagapatam, 19th century

Lot Estimate
R 8 000 - 12 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 8 442

About this Item

An Anglo-Indian ivory, horn, sandalwood and tortoiseshell miniature chess table, Vizagapatam, 19th century


the octagonal top inlaid with an ivory and tortoiseshell chequer board enclosed by triangular fret-work panels, each set to the centre with cartouche-shaped ivory panel highlighted with an ink engraving of a winged figure, enclosed by pen-work borders of trailing flowers and foliage, above a horn ring-turned column applied with three bands of sized bosses, raised on a quadripartite base and four ivory paw feet, distress, losses, 22,9cm high, 26,5 wide; and thirty diminuitive ivory and red-stained ivory chess pieces, en suite

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